Psychiatric Support Worker

  • Location:

    Kidderminster, Worcestershire

  • Sector:

    Health & Social Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Andy Lockett

  • Contact email:

    Andy.Lockett@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/550384

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-23

  • Start date:

    ASAP

There are several full-time contract opportunities available in Kidderminster if you're a Psychiatric Support Worker with specialist experience and an in-depth understanding of the recovery principles in mental health, and knowledge of working with autism and ADHD. The successful support worker candidate will earn £10 per hour and enjoy a competitive package, flexible working hours and an inclusive working environment.

With our client's unique approach to mental health support work, your Psychiatric Support Worker full-time job will involve you working with their wider support network; healthcare professionals and their family members to support them with independent living, all within a familiar and comfortable home environment. You're working flexible hours through the week, evenings and weekends.

In addition to being fully supported in the job, there are numerous additional benefits available to suit your lifestyle and boost your income. There is ongoing support from a fantastic team of medical Consultants who have a background in Nursing and Health care.

What's most important is that you bring a sense of care and empathy into work with you every day in your role as a care assistant or support worker.

What you'll need to bring for this Psychiatric Support Worker role:

  • Have experience providing care to vulnerable adults, in either a residential or domiciliary setting, and can provide up to date and satisfactory reference
  • A deep understanding of the recovery principles in mental health, and experience of working with autism and ADHD
  • Experience of working in a social care or residential environment to include facilitating the development of personal care skills and the preparation of meals
  • Willingness to complete the induction programme and our care certificate

Please click on the link and apply today for immediate interviews for this Psychiatric Support Worker role in Kidderminster

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